Normas de Colaboración
Journal of Human Sport and Exercise is an international publication in English. It features papers related to physical education, sports physiology, sports medicine and traumatology, sports psychology, and any other areas directly related to physical education and sport.
All contributions must be original and be directly related to education and sport, or serve as the basis for future application to research in such areas. All papers shall be reviewed by the journal’s editorial panel (following a double blind, peer review process) which will consider quality, clarity, style and relevance of the work as regards the goals and purposes of the journal. In any case, final decisions on publication, be it total or partial, will be made by the editorial board.
Papers may take the form of editorials, original papers, review articles, technical notes, new technologies, special articles and letters to the editor.
Original papers. Original contributions on a specific topic, with a maximum of 20 pages and no more than 60 references. The manuscript shall have the following layout: introduction, summary, keywords, materials and methodology, results, discussion and conclusions.
Review articles. Based on a critical examination of the literature, analyzing the various approaches to a specific topic, with a maximum of 25 pages and no more than 100 references.
Technical notes. Description of new techniques or modifications to the already existing ones, with a maximum of 10 pages and no more than 30 references.
New technologies. Critical review of new equipment, with a maximum of 10 pages and no more than 30 references. The manuscript shall have the following layout: introduction, summary, keywords, materials and methodology, results, discussion and conclusions.
Special articles. Historical reviews, teaching methodology and legal or financial topics related to physical education and sport, with a maximum of 10 pages and no more than 30 references.
Letters to the editor. Brief opinions on contributions published in edudeporte or current issues. Letters should not exceed two pages and 5 references.
Contributions must be sent from this page (Online Form) to the editorial coordinator:
Juan Manuel Cortell Tormo, PhD
Editor-in-chief “Journal of Human Sport and Exercise”
University of Alicante
Phone no. 965 90 3721 Ext. 2207
Guidelines for papers
1Document format: The document must be sent in Microsoft Word (.doc) or Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format, double spaced, with an additional space between paragraphs and a 2 cm. margin throughout the page. The recommended font is Times New Roman 12.
All papers must be sent in English.
Title of paper: short, without abbreviations.
Name and surname of all authors, academic or professional title, and academia institution (Faculty, Department, Centre, etc.)
Corresponding author: name, postal and e-mail address, phone and fax number of the author responsible for correspondence on the manuscript.
Summary and keywords.
The second page will include a summary (in English and Spanish) not exceeding 275 words, followed by 3-6 keywords not included in the title.
Materials and methodology
Discussion and conclusions
References: All references must be in alphabetical order, by first author, numbered and in Vancouver style. All references included must be quoted in the text (e.g. Pérez, 2005).
Tables: The text must only include the reference; tables must be submitted separately in XLS, JPG or GIF formats. The title must appear at the top of the table, and notes must be included at the bottom.
Figures: The text will only include the reference. They must be submitted separately in BMP, JPG, GIF or TIF formats.
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